A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) strikes 247 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (153 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of earthquake, -149.1465° West, 56.4451° North, depth 0 km. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:18:01 / 10:18 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak18194225. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18194225. Global time and date of event 25/01/18 / 2018-01-25 08:18:01 / January 25, 2018 @ 8:18 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-four, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifty and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 247 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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